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The Domestic dog : its evolution, behaviour, and interactions with people
edited by James Serpell ; pencil drawings by Priscilla Barrett.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction / James Serpell -- 2. Origins of the dog: domestication and early history / Juliet Clutton-Brock -- 3. Evolution of working dogs / Raymond Coppinger and Richard Schneider -- 4. Genetic aspects of dog behaviour with particular reference to working ability / M. B. Willis -- 5. Analysing breed and gender differences in behaviour / Benjamin L. Hart -- 6. Early experience and the development of behaviour / James Serpell and J. A. Jagoe -- 7. Feeding behaviour of domestic dogs and the role of experience / Chris Thorne -- 8. Social and communication behaviour of companion dogs / John W. S. Bradshaw and Helen M. R. Nott --17. The hair of the dog / James Serpell.9. The ethology and epidemiology of canine aggression / Randall Lockwood -- 10. Canine behavioural therapy / Roger A. Mugford -- 11. Effects of owner personality and attitudes on dog behaviour / Valerie O'Farrell -- 12. Dogs as human companions: a review of the relationship / Lynette A. Hart -- 13. The welfare of dogs in human care / Robert Hubrecht -- 14. Variation in dog society: between resource dispersion and social flux / D. W. Macdonald and G. M. Carr -- 15. Population biology and ecology of feral dogs in central Italy / L. Boitani, F. Francisci, P. Ciucci and G. Andreoli -- 16. From paragon to pariah: some reflections on human attitudes to dogs / James Serpell --